Teaching Montessori in the Home Author:Elizabeth G. Hainstock The great pioneering achievement of Maria Montessori was to recognize the crucial importance of a child's first six years of development. It is during this time that a child's powers of absorption are at their highest and lifelong attitudes and patterns of learning are firmly formed. And it is for this very sensitive period that the Montessori... more » system of education was most uniquely and effectively designed.
This bestselling book has already helped thousands of parents to introduce their children to the dynamic Montessori method of education at home. The techniques, exercises, and easy-to-makeMontessori materials that are essential for success are described and placed within a clearly defined framework of theory. Included are reading and writing, mathematics, sensory awareness and practical life skills. This acclaimed guide puts the entire range of the Montessori system within your reach, so you can make the most of your child's most vital years.« less